Windows 10: Mail icon shows one notification although there are no unread mails Solved

  1.    14 Oct 2016 #1

    Mail icon shows one notification although there are no unread mails


    The Windows Mail Icon in my taskbar persists in showing me that there is one notification, even though I have no unread emails and there is no notification in the Action Centre.

    Is there an easy way to clear this? I have tried selecting all and marking as read then as unread, and I have tried restarting the PC, but neither made any difference.
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  2. Posts : 422
    Windows 10 Pro 64bit
       14 Oct 2016 #2

    Perhaps there's an unread message in junk or deleted items folder, also check all mail folder if there is one.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    14 Oct 2016 #3

    Good suggestion: I found a couple in the Junk folder but I've deleted them and it's made no difference
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  4.    14 Oct 2016 #4

    Oh Wow Bastet, you've sorted it. The instant that the email came in from this Forum, to tell me that you'd posted this, it cured the problem!
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  5. Posts : 422
    Windows 10 Pro 64bit
       15 Oct 2016 #5

    Yes, once you've removed the problem email sometimes it has to refresh to clear the number.
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